As Hurricane Irma makes its way toward the southern coast of Florida, it is vital that you begin preparing now to ensure the safety of yourself, your loved ones and your home. UF/IFAS and UF offer a number of resources, on Blogs.IFAS and elsewhere, for you to consult before, during and after the hurricane.

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